The Alabama Education Association (AEA) is the member-driven voice of Alabama’s education employees. AEA members are teachers, education support professionals, administrators, professors, future teachers, and education retirees.


Our Mission


To promote educational excellence, the Alabama Education Association shall serve as the advocate for its members and shall lead in the advancement of equitable and quality public education for a diverse population.

Why Join AEA?

When you join AEA, you gain access to a wide range of resources and assistance to support you in your job, legal protection and consultation, and an array of benefits and resources to support all educators in Alabama. 

AEA Elections

2018-2019 AEA Elections information can be found here. Regular election results are now available (as of February 8, 2019).

Alabama School Journal & AEA News

The Alabama School Journal, a publication by AEA for AEA members, provides the latest news for education professionals.  


Step 1 to resolving the teacher shortage in Alabama: #FixTier 2 Watch and share our informational video on the Tier 2 retirement issue.


On 11.7.18, the Alabama Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the PEEHIP lawsuit while 600+ educators rallied for #RedForEd in support of AEA's lawsuit.